- bearing or producing berries.
Origin of bacciferous
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Bacciferous (bak-sif′ėr-us), bearing berries; Bac′ciform, of the shape of a berry; Bacciv′orous, living on berries.
- bearing berries
Word Origin for bacciferous
C17: from Latin bācifer, from bāca berry + ferre to bear
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